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There are 4 ways to get from The Bluff to Harbour Island by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Tampa  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from North Eleuthera (ELH) to Tampa (TPA) ELH - TPA

Cheapest option

Fly to Orlando, bus  •  8h

  1. Fly from North Eleuthera (ELH) to Orlando (MCO) ELH - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando International Airport to Tampa

2 alternative options

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  24h 36m

  1. Take the ferry from North Eleuthera to Harbour Island
  2. Take the car ferry from Harbour Island to Nassau
  3. Take the car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
  4. Take the ferry from Freeport Harbour to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Terminal
  5. Take the train from Hollywood Amtrak Station to Tampa

Ferry, car ferry, bus  •  33h 43m

  1. Take the ferry from North Eleuthera to Nassau
  2. Take the car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
  3. Take the ferry from Freeport Harbour to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Terminal
  4. Take the bus from Hollywood to Tampa

North Eleuthera (ELH) to Tampa (TPA) flights

The flight time between North Eleuthera (ELH) and Tampa (TPA) is around 5h 17m and covers a distance of around 403 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 28m. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 25m. Services are operated by Silver Airways, American Airlines, Delta and others. Typically 36 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
2h 49m
Layover time:
2h 28m
Total time:
5h 17m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
3h 25m
Flight distance:
403 miles
Flights per week:
36
Cheapest price:
$100
Carbon emissions:
130 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
11:05
Last flight departs at:
16:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

North Eleuthera (ELH) to Tampa (TPA) flight schedules

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for United States due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Limited international flights leaving Bahamas began to resume from June 21.

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Last updated: October 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from The Bluff to Harbour Island is to fly and bus, which costs $95 - $400 and takes 8h.

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The quickest way to get from The Bluff to Harbour Island is to fly which costs $110 - $420 and takes 5h 37m.

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The distance between The Bluff and Harbour Island is 394 miles.

The best way to get from The Bluff to Harbour Island without a car is to ferry and car ferry and train which takes 24h 36m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from The Bluff to Harbour Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from North Eleuthera Airport to Tampa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Southwest Airlines, Southern Air Charter Co., Limited, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from North Eleuthera Airport to Tampa Airport.

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There are 192+ hotels available in Harbour Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from The Bluff to North Eleuthera Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $10 - $13.

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Map of how to get from The Bluff to Harbour Island.
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  • Distance: 393.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 37m

What companies run services between The Bluff, BS-NE, Bahamas and Harbour Island, FL, USA?

Silver Airways, American Airlines and five other airlines fly from The Bluff to Harbour Island 5 times a day.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Miami
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Nassau
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Nassau
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $280
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from North Eleuthera to Tampa via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from North Eleuthera to Orlando via Nassau
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hollywood Amtrak Station to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$70 - $100
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Orlando International Airport to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Hollywood to Tampa
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $85
Ferry operators
Sea Fever II
Phone
+1 242 470 8411
Ferry from North Eleuthera to Harbour Island
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Ferry from North Eleuthera to Nassau
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $1,500
Ferry
$5
Private Charter
$120
Half-Day Tour
$900
Full-Day Tour
$1,500
Briland Gal
Phone
+1 242 565 3002
Ferry from Eleuthera to Harbour Island
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Briland Queen
Phone
+1 242 333 2569
Ferry from Eleuthera to Harbour Island
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Sean "Lady M" Major
Phone
+1 242 333 3050
Ferry from Eleuthera to Harbour Island
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Edney Higgs
Phone
+1 242 554 6874
Ferry from North Eleuthera to Harbour Island
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Bahamas Ferries
Phone
+ 1 242 323 2166
Email
info@bahamasferries.com
Website
bahamasferries.com
Car ferry from Harbour Island to Nassau
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
bahamasferries.com
Car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$71
Schedules at
bahamasferries.com
MailBoat Company LTD
Phone
+1 242 502 2628
Email
bdelva@mbxpress242.com
Website
facebook.com
Car ferry from Nassau to Freeport Harbour
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$127
Schedules at
mailboatbahamas.com
Balearia Caribbean
Phone
+1 866 699 6988
Email
info@baleariacaribbean.com
Website
baleariacaribbean.com
Ferry from Freeport Harbour to Fort Lauderdale Cruise Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
Balearia Caribbean
Economy
$101
Economy Premium
$131

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